The JxD process


  At the University of Queensland we’ve been teaching interaction design to journalism students for some time and noticed that many struggled with the uncertainty that surrounds designing. Design is about imagining possibilities and, unlike writing a news story, you often don’t know where the process will lead. The idea of Journalism Design (JxD) has roots in interaction design (IxD), a...

Using design workbooks


Design workbooks or journals are valuable tools in generating ideas and documenting design work. They are useful throughout the Journalism Design process but particularly in the early stages of Discover and Imagine.

The JxD Project is about redesigning journalism for the future. The Journalism Design process is a way of doing that. On this website you’ll find the process and instructions on how to use it. You’ll also find out how we designed it and why. The project is supported by the university’s Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation